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Gen’s Delights Top Picks for This Weekend: May 21st 2016

The Victoria Day long weekend kicks off the summer festival season here in Montreal, with lots of different cultural events happening all weekend long. Come out and discover what Montreal has to offer! more »

May 21, 2016 5:00 PM , Gen's Delights

Lobster season in Gaspé

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Lobster season in Gaspé: Sea to Fork traceability

Foodie and seafood lovers rejoice: Lobster fishing season has just started around the Gaspé Peninsula and fresh new catches are currently available at your local grocery store as well as being cooked and served in several restaurants around Montreal more »

May 21, 2016 1:14 AM , Gen's Delights

Benefit gala of the Fondation de la Mode, Signature 2016

Monica Wong

Benefit gala of the Fondation de la Mode, Signature 2016

Yesterday evening the 27th benefit evening of the Fondation de la Mode de Montreal took place at the Montreal Olympic Park. A glamorous evening to celebrate and reward the success of talented young fashion designers. more »

May 10, 2016 3:50 PM , Gen's Delights

Mom and me

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Mother's day ideas, activities and original gifts for that special woman in your life

On May 8th, we celebrate Mother’s day, a moving homage to the most important woman in your life. Your mother is unique and should be treated to fun activities and gifts that will bring out her inner and outer beauty under all its forms. more »

May 4, 2016 9:20 PM , Gen's Delights 4 Comments

Young Montreal Designers are making waves and setting trends for 2016

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Young Montreal Designers are making waves and setting trends for 2016

I had the chance to interview four driven, young and ambitious design professionals that are currently making waves among their peers and shaking up the Montreal Fashion scene. Read on to learn more about their success stories and practical advice. more »

May 2, 2016 2:42 AM , Gen's Delights

Yellow Week 2016

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The sun will shine brightly as YELLOWEEK comes to Montreal for its 4th brilliant edition!

Yelloweek is back in Montreal from the 1st to the 7th of May 2016 ! Yellow Week celebrates art, fashion, gastronomy and culture under the 2016 theme: Destination Clicquot! more »

Apr 23, 2016 2:12 AM , Gen's Delights

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Maple season time in Quebec, time to visit a sugar bush!

It’s Maple season in Quebec! To help you decide which maple bush to visit, here are three family-friendly sugar shacks located near Montreal that are sure to charm your whole family. more »

Apr 18, 2016 12:13 AM , Gen's Delights

RAOTIHÓN:TSA

La Chapelle

RAOTIHÓN:TSA – Focus on Firsts Nations’ Contemporary Creation

La Chapelle is proud to present RAOTIHÓN:TSA – Focus on Firsts Nations’ contemporary creation, April 8 to 22, 2016. The event will take the form of many related events, in different locations, through multiple artistic disciplines. more »

Apr 12, 2016 2:26 PM , Gen's Delights

Attention all Fashionistas: Fashion Preview is about to take over Montreal!

Fashion Preview

Attention all Fashionistas: Fashion Preview is about to take over Montreal!

Running April 5th -7th, the glitzy avant-garde Fashion Preview project is coming once again to Montreal with three days of fashion goodness and an awesome closing party at the W hotel! Come and discover their unique collections and be surprised! more »

Apr 2, 2016 8:05 PM , Gen's Delights

BOOM: An incredible one-man chronicle of the post-war Baby Boom years at the Segal Centre

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BOOM: An incredible one-man chronicle of the post-war Baby Boom years at the Segal Centre

Written, directed and performed by the talented vocal imitator Rick Miller, BOOM is a dynamic solo performance that documents the music,culture and politics that shaped the Baby Boom generation. Currently running at the Segal Center until April 10th. more »

Mar 25, 2016 9:41 PM , Gen's Delights 2 Comments

About this Blog

For me a good trip (whether for business or pleasure) should be satisfying and include delicious food, comfortable accommodation and unforgettable activities. “Gen's Delights” invites you to join me as I embark on a journey of discovery around Montreal, its surrounding regions and beyond. Through this blog, I wish to share my favorite “Coup de Coeur” food, culture, events and travel destinations with community members as well as offer tips and advice for the savvy traveler. Bon voyage!

Feedback? Suggestions? They are always appreciated. Feel free to contact us: Genevieve P.M.Roy

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